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Hi i was just wondering whether it matters in FM to have a regular centre back pairing playing so as to build up a relationship etc.
At the moment im with tottenham and have king, gallas, dawson and phil jones and i tend to juggle them about abit apart from king who i like to keep playing most of the time is it best to stick with 2 centre backs or am i doing no harm really in juggling around?
 
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No, I'd say you're doing quite the opposite, and helping yourself and the team quite a bit. Through rotation you give everyone appearances and keep them happy, and also not tiring them too much, which also helps in preventing injuries.
 
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i tend to stick with the same 2 cb's i think it helps
 
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I do like to squad rotate but usually only in the attacking element ! you need a solid back four!
 
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i dont like changing my defence.:S
i have no problem rotating midfield or strikers
 
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i always have 4 centre backs, and try and have 2 as a solid partnership for the big games but when they need resting always have decent backup. but as for your actual question, I do think you need a central defensive partnership, yeah.
 
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i always have 4 centre backs, and try and have 2 as a solid partnership for the big games but when they need resting always have decent backup. but as for your actual question, I do think you need a central defensive partnership, yeah.
yeah i usually have my 2 main CB's then a good back up then a young CB.
 
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thanks for the comments guys i think i have been doing well so far scored 55 and let in 14 plus its only christmas time!

Think i might start using a prepared back 2 though for the big games most probs phil jones as he has already made a huge impact!
 
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i find that the players personality traits can have an effect, my best two CBs have the same loyal personality trait
 
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My two CHs are the focal point of my team when one of them is out we tend to struggle


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its Mark Canning and Oliver Nicholas I'd recommend them for any team in league 2 or below as i am boston utd top of the league first season and they are solid
 
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Managed to get Peter Ramage to partner Andy Butler at centre back for Walsall, they were solid.
 
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